Five Mission Health Registered Nurses (RNs) were selected to receive the 2014 Great 100 Award. This prestigious once-in-a-lifetime award is given annually to 100 nurses across North Carolina. Blinded nominations are scored based on the descriptions submitted about each nurse’s professionalism, integrity and honesty, commitment, caring and dynamic impact, and one sentence summary stating what [...]
Shared governance at Mission Hospital, Asheville, NC, includes unit based shared decision making councils and the hospital-wide councils pictured here, giving nurses a voice in creating and evaluating change. Unit-based shared decision making councils impact their own respective units and potentially all nursing units by designing, implementing, and revising processes, such as self-scheduling and flex [...]
All Mission Health Employees Welcome! Date: Tuesday, October 21, 2014 Time: 10:00 am until 2:00 pm Location: Main Lobby, Memorial Campus Mission Hospital, Asheville, NC To read the pdf version of the flyer announcement, click here.
Nursing Research and evidence-based practice are crucial in the delivery of high quality patient care and a positive healthcare experience for the patient that results in optimal outcomes. Nurses impact the standard of care by raising clinical questions and conducting research to determine positive changes in nursing practice that contribute to the science of nursing. [...]
Standardization of care across the Intensive Care Units is an important goal at Mission Hospital, Asheville, NC, for quality of care and best practice. APACHE® helps achieve this goal by serving as a data collection tool and reporting platform that is easily assessable. In November 2013, the Cardiovascular Intensive Care Unit (CVICU) at Mission Hospital, added [...]